Club Listings 051514

Club Listings Week of 051514

By John Sollenberger 05/15/2014

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1881 Bar 
1881 E. Washington Blvd., Pasadena
(626) 794-3068
Live entertainment on select nights of the week

Big Mama’s Rib Shack
1453 N. Lake Ave., Pasadena
(626) 797-1792
Saturdays and Tuesdays—Live music Saturdays and Tuesdays

Cabrera’s Mexican Cuisine
655 N. Lake Ave., Pasadena
(626) 795-0230
Thursdays—Live jazz 
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays—Karaoke

Coffee Gallery Backstage
2029 N. Lake Ave., Altadena
(626) 798-6236
Thursday—The Salty Suites; The Licata Brothers
Friday—The Show Ponies
Saturday—Matinee show w/Jordan Sollitto and Jose Prieto; evening show w/Berkley Hart w/special guest CEJ
Sunday—Matinee show w/tribute to Pete Seeger; evening show w/Will Ryan and the Cactus County Cowboys
Monday—Chuck Mitchell 
Coffee Gallery Community Stage
2029 N. Lake Ave., Altadena
(626) 398-7917
Thursdays—Artisan Alley w/ two musical acts, two musical open mics, works of a featured artist, DJ and fresh barbecue
Fridays—Music open mic
Saturdays—Potlikker Showcase w/musical performers, poets, spoken word, Americana music and deejay   
Sundays—Music open mic hosted by King 
Tuesdays—Comedy open mic
El Portal
695 E. Green St., Pasadena
(626) 795-8553
Fridays—Mariachi México
Sundays—Mariachi Bella 

Esquire Bar & Lounge
3772 E. Foothill Blvd., Pasadena
(626) 795-0360
Friday & Saturday—DJ

Firefly Bistro’s Wine Bar
1009 El Centro St., South Pasadena
(626) 441-2443
Thursday night & Sunday brunch—Blues from guitarist Barry “Big B” Brenner
Wednesday—Wine & Song: Brad Colerick’s popular singer-songwriter series features Kara Grainger; Geoff Baker and guest host Marty Axelrod

Ice House
24 N. Mentor Ave., Pasadena
(626) 577-1894
Thursday—TMZ Comedy Tour 
Friday—Brad Williams
Saturday—Brad Williams
Sunday—Sunday All-Star Funnies
Wednesday—Wednesday Night Funnies starring Rudy Moreno

Jake’s Cafe & Billiards
38 W. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena
(626) 568-1602

Kings Row Gastropub
20 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena
(626) 793-3010
Friday—Past Action Heroes
Sunday—My Reggae Band

2423 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena
(626) 798-6969
Fridays—Live music every Friday 

The Novel Café
1713 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena
(626) 683-3309
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays—Live music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday 

Old Towne Pub
66 N. Fair Oaks Ave., Pasadena
(626) 577-6583
Live music most nights of the week

Pasadena Ballroom Dance Association
Grace Hall
73 N. Hill Ave., Pasadena
(626) 799-5689
Friday—Swing Centennial Weekend features workshops and live music w/Stompy Jones 
Saturday—Swing Centennial Weekend features workshops and live music w/Jonathan Stout’s Swing Orchestra 

Pasadena Presbyterian Church
585 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena
(626) 793-2191
Wednesday—The Music at Noon concert series features guitarist Isamu Nakashio

Plate 38
2361 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena
(626) 793-7100
Fridays & Saturdays—Live music on select Fridays & Saturdays 

37 S. El Molino Ave., Pasadena
(626) 792-4441
Live jazz every night of the week

T. Boyle’s Tavern
37 N. Catalina Ave., Pasadena
(626) 578-0957
Sunday—Action Trivia
Tuesday—Action Trivia

Twin Palms Restaurant and Lounge
101 W. Green St., Pasadena
(626) 577-4555
Friday, Saturday and Sunday—Live music Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays


Arcadia Blues Club
16 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia
(626) 447-9349
Friday—Rosie Flores
Saturday—B.B. Chung King and the Buddaheads

The Buccaneer
70 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre
(626) 355-9045
Wednesday—Wednesday Night Platter Party: Bring your fave vinyl to be spun on turntable

First Cabin
46 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia
(626) 446-2575
Thursdays-Saturdays—Pat O’Brien & the Priests of Love exalt the blues and classic rock

The Granada
17 S. First St., Alhambra
(626) 227-2572
Thursday—Deejay Willy; Deejay Kenny
Friday—Deejay Tico
Saturday—Deejay Frank; live music w/Johnny Polanco; Deejay Vince
Tuesday—Deejay Good Times 
Matt Denny’s Ale House
145 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia
(626) 462-0250
Tuesday—J.C. Hyke Songwriter Serenade features Chris Laterzo; Andrew Kelsey; Tom Kell and Emiko Woods

The Peppertree Grill
322 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre
(626) 355-8444
Friday—Len Mendoza; Elliott Caine
Saturday—Len Mendoza; Mercy and the Merkettes


Colombo’s Restaurant
1833 Colorado Blvd., Eagle Rock
(323) 254-9138
Thursday—Rio Fiumara Jazz Quartet
Monday—Eric Ekstrand Trio
Tuesday—Tom Armbruster 
Wednesday—Karen Hernandez, Jimmy Spencer and Friends

Days Inn Lounge 
450 Pioneer Drive, Glendale
(323) 259-5900
Fridays—Tommy Dodson and friends present Cabaret Fridays

339 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale
(818) 500-1604
Thursday—Steve Waddington’s Rat Pack and More
Friday—Garner Thomas
Saturday—Jimmy Spencer
Sunday—Karen Hernandez w/Lou Shoch
Monday—Open Mic Night
Tuesday—Lenny Stack
Wednesday—Leslie Nesbitt

Left Coast Wine Bar
117 E. Harvard St., Glendale
(818) 507-7011
Live jazz most nights of the week

Winchester Room
6522 San Fernando Road, Glendale
(818) 241-5475
Saturday—Karaoke n


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